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My Favourite Joke

My Favourite Joke

  • TV documentary
  • BBC One
  • 2011
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Documentary series in which comedians discuss and describe their favourite jokes of all time, and how they have been influenced by them. Features Jonathan Ross, Jack Dee, Jo Brand, Joan Rivers, Alan Carr and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 6

Contributors include Jo Brand, Al Murray, Shappi Khorsandi and Ken Dodd.

Comedy Moments

The Two Ronnies: Four Candles

Freddie Starr: Takes the Mick Jagger

Hancock's Half Hour: The Economy Drive

Steven Wright: Contraception and Birth

Blackadder Goes Forth: "Why Did We Go To War?"

Broadcast details

Friday 26th August 2011
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 20th November 2011 11:10pm BBC1
Monday 21st November 2011 12:10am BBC1 Scot

Cast & crew

Jonathan Ross Self
Jo Brand Self
Alan Carr Self
Lenny Henry Self
Jason Manford Self
Jimmy Tarbuck Self
Jon Culshaw Self
Paddy McGuinness Self
Ronni Ancona Self
Jon Richardson Self
Ken Dodd Self
Frank Carson Self
Alistair McGowan Self
Shaparak Khorsandi (as Shappi Khorsandi) Self
Al Murray Self
Barbara Windsor Narrator
Guest cast
Sean Lock Self
Nigel Havers Self
Ronnie Corbett Self (Archive Material)
Ronnie Barker Self (Archive Material)
Freddie Starr Self (Archive Material)
Tony Hancock Self (Archive Material)
Sid James Self (Archive Material)
Steven Wright Self (Archive Material)
Rowan Atkinson Self (Archive Material)
Writing team
Stephen Joel Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Stephanie Dennis Director
Stephanie Dennis Producer
Addison Cresswell Executive Producer
Anthony Caveney Executive Producer
Andrew Beint Executive Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
Mark Henson Editor
Paul Frost Editor
Damian Coldwell Composer

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